Communication, Media and Journalism research group

100% "world-leading" or "internationally excellent" research impact

Research Excellence Framework assessment 2014

We're exploring the relationships between media, societies and government around the world. Discover how our work reveals journalism's bigger picture.

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Get a quick overview of the Communication, Media and Journalism research group and what we do

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Website launches for media regulation project

Work has begun on the Defining Freedom of the Press project and its website is now live

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Research news round-up, June 2018

Publications, praise from reviewers, visits to Niger and France, and more...

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Interested in a PhD in media, journalism or communication studies? Or a taught postgraduate degree?

PhD study> MA Global Journalism> MA International Public and Political Communication>
Taught postgraduate students in a lecture about photojournalism

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Use these links to discover the most recent updates from the CMJ group.

Forthcoming seminars> Publications, visits, projects, conference and media appearances> Research news stories>
3D words: Communication/Information/News/Messaging

Our research institutes

Based in the Department of Journalism Studies, these specialist centres focus expertise in vital areas of interest.

Centre for Freedom of the Media> Centre for the Study of Journalism and History>
Protest in Egypt against the imprisonment of journalists